POLITICS
08/02/2013 09:50 am ET | Updated Oct 02, 2013

Same-Sex Couple Visa Applications Will Receive Equal Treatment

Aug 2 (Reuters) - The United States will immediately begin considering visa applications of gay and lesbian spouses in the same manner as heterosexual couples, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday.

Kerry made the announcement at the U.S. Embassy in London.

(Reporting by Lesley Wroughton; Editing by Vicki Allen)

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